Sebastiao Salgado

Photo of Sebastiao Salgado.|

Sebastiao Salgado is a Paris based photojournalist, who has documented the lives of Latin American peasants, diamond mine workers in Brazil, and famine in Africa.

His most recent books Migrations: Humanity in Transition and The Children: Refugees and Migrants illuminate the plight of migrants, refugees, and displaced persons all over the world. His previous books include An Uncertain Grace and Workers: An Archaeology of the Industrial Age.

Artwork


|<br /><br /><em>(click to view large)</em> Mosque of Istiqlal. Jakarta, 1996

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection


|<br /><br /><em>(click to view large)</em> A victim of war on Jade Maiwan Avenue. Kabul. Afghanistan, 1996

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection


|<br /><br /><em>(click to view large)</em> The takeover by landless peasants of the Giacometti plantation. State of Parana, Brazil, 1996

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection


|<br /><br /><em>(click to view large)</em> Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, 1995

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection


|<br /><br /><em>(click to view large)</em> Along the Bund, by the Huangpu River.  Shanghai, China, 1998

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection


|<br /><br /><em>(click to view large)</em> Church Gate Station. Bombay, India, 1995

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection


|<br /><br /><em>(click to view large)</em> A peasant fighter of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front.  Cotabato, Mindanao Island, the Philippines

A peasant fighter of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front. Cotabato, Mindanao Island, the Philippines, 1999

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection


|<br /><br /><em>(click to view large)</em> Rwandan refugee camp of Benako, Tanzania, 1994

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection


|<br /><br /><em>(click to view large)</em> Candidates to illegal migration by the steel barrier built by the U.S.A. U.S.-Mexican border.

Candidates to illegal migration by the steel barrier built by the U.S.A.
U.S.-Mexican border. Tijuana, Mexico, 1997

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection


|<br /><br /><em>(click to view large)</em> Refugees from the Bosnian enclave of Bihac squat the destroyed houses of Turanj.  Krajina, Croatian

Refugees from the Bosnian enclave of Bihac squat the destroyed houses of Turanj.  Krajina, Croatian territory occupied by the Serbs, 1994

Size: 12 x 15 3/4 inches
Medium: Black and white photograph

Current Lannan Art Collection



Sebastiao Salgado elsewhere on Lannan.org

Sebastiao Salgado, (Events)
Eduardo Galeano and Sebastião Salgado with Amy Goodman, (Events)